What does wolfish mean?

Definitions for wolfish

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wolfish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolflike, wolfish(adj)

    resembling or characteristic (or considered characteristic) of a wolf

    "ran in wolflike packs"; "wolfish rapacity"

  2. edacious, esurient, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, voracious, wolfish(adj)

    devouring or craving food in great quantities

    "edacious vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves"; "voracious sharks"


  1. wolfish(Adjective)

    Pertaining to wolves.

  2. wolfish(Adjective)

    Akin to the characteristics or habits of a wolf; lupine.

    a wolfish appetite

  3. wolfish(Adjective)

    Fierce; savage; menacing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wolfish(adj)

    like a wolf; having the qualities or form of a wolf; as, a wolfish visage; wolfish designs


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wolfish in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wolfish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hamid Rasaei:

    It's already a year since Mr Rouhani tried his magic key to turn around America's wolfish nature. Instead of turning, the key of trust and optimism broke in the lock, we have no idea what happened in Vienna ... What has been agreed upon in Vienna?

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